Iowa Cancer Summit
Iowa's only state-wide comprehensive cancer control conference connects health educators, health professionals, and other cancer advocates to network and exchange best practices in cancer prevention, screening, treatment, and survivorship.
The Iowa Cancer Summit is appropriate for health educators, public health professionals, community health workers, patient advocates, physicians, medical students, nurses, social workers, researchers, business leaders, multicultural leaders, legislators, policy makers, cancer survivors, and anyone else with an interest or stake in cancer control in Iowa.
- Engage new and existing partners to collaborate on strategic projects that support the Iowa Cancer Plan.
- Describe the elements of comprehensive cancer control, including prevention, screening, treatment, and suvivorship.
- Identify roles individuals and organizations may play in state-wide cancer control.
|Tuesday, October 21, 2014|
|7:30 am||Registration and Check-In|
Pre-Summit Workshop Opening Keynote
Health in All Policies: A Coordinated and Collaborative Approach to Improving Health
Pre-Summit Breakout Sessions, Round 1
Pre-Summit Breakout Sessions, Round 2
Pre-Summit Workshop Lunch Keynote
Healthcare Access, SES, and Late-Stage Cancer Diagnosis: Public Policy Implications
|1:20 pm||Iowa Cancer Consortium Membership Meeting|
|4:30 pm||Networking Reception|
|Tuesday, October 21, 2014|
|7:45 am||Registration and Check-In|
Delivering High-Quality Cancer Care: Charting a New Course for a System in Crisis
Breakout Sessions, Round 1
Breakout Sessions, Round 2
Iowa Legislative Panel Lunch
This session, which has become a tradition at the Iowa Cancer Summit, welcomes four members of the Iowa Legislature to dialogue about the influence of policy on the direction of cancer prevention, early detection, treatment, and survivorship in our state.
Breakout Sessions, Round 3
Breakout Sessions, Round 4
Rooms have been reserved May 15th for conference participants arriving early.
Fairfield Inn & Suites - Ankeny
215 NE Delaware Ave
Ankeny, IA 50021
To receive the negotiated rate of $108.00, make your reservation under The Iowa Cancer Consortium block at 515-965-8100, prior to April 15, 2017.
FFA Enrichment Center
adjoining the DMACC Ankeny Campus
1055 SW Prairie Trail Parkway
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
From Interstate 35 (I-35)
- Take I-35 either North or South to Ankeny.
- Take the Oralabor Road exit (same as airport) & Go West
- If you are coming from the north, this is a right turn
- If you are coming from the south, this is a left turn.
- After driving about 2 miles, you will run into South Ankeny Blvd.
- Turn right onto South Ankeny Blvd.
- Turn left on DMACC Blvd.
- Turn right on SW Campus Court
From Interstate 80 (I-80) in Des Moines
- Take the 2nd Avenue exit north (Highway 415).
- Drive to Oralabor Road in Ankeny.
- Turn right on Oralabor Road.
- Turn left at the first stoplight—DMACC Blvd.
- Turn left on SW Campus Court
Continuing Education Credit
- MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and IMS Policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS) through joint sponsorship of Des Moines University (DMU) and the Iowa Cancer Consortium. DMU is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live education activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- AOA: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) through the joint sponsorship of Des Moines University (DMU). DMU approves this educational activity for a maximum of 6.0 hours of AOA Category 2-A CME credit.
- IBON: Des Moines University Continuing Medical Education is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112.This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 9.2 continuing education contact hours. No partial credit awarded.
- CHES: Application has been made to the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC) for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) 10 Category I Continuing Education Contact Hours (CECH) for October 21-22.
- SocialWorkers: The Iowa Board of Social Work Examiners no longer requires prior approval for continuing education programs. It is up to each social worker to follow the criteria in the administrative rules pertaining to continuing education. The administrative rules can be obtained at www.idph.stata.ia.us/licansure.
- Other: This live activity is designated for 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.
Disclosure Statement:Everyone ina position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME providerandto attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest.
- 6.00 AOA Category 2A
- 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 9.20 IBON
- 7.50 CE Contact Hours